City of Vincent
|City of Vincent
|Population||31,771(2011 est) |
|• Density||3,055/km² (7,912.4/sq mi)|
|Area||10.4 km² (4.0 sq mi)|
|Region||North Metropolitan Perth|
|State/territory electorate(s)||Perth, Mount Lawley|
|Federal Division(s)||Perth, Curtin|
The City of Vincent is a local government area of Western Australia. It covers an area of approximately 10.4 square kilometres (4.0 sq mi) in metropolitan Perth, the capital of Western Australia, and lies about 3 km from the Perth CBD. The City of Vincent maintains 139 km of roads, 104 ha of parks and gardens and has a population of 25,795 as of the 2006 census.
The city was previously known as the Town of Vincent, before gaining city status on 1 July 2011.
The City of Vincent is named after Vincent Street, an arterial road through the centre of the City that is also the location of the City's Council Chambers and administrative offices. The road is believed to have been named after George Vincent, the Chief Draftsman in the Lands Department and original grantee of land on the north side, east from Charles Street. He named it after himself on issue of the first Crown Grant of Perth, circa 1876.
* Parts thereof
Sister cities 
The City of Vincent has signed a friendship charter with:
See also 
- "3218.0 Regional Population Growth, Australia. Table 5. Estimated Resident Population, Local Government Areas, Western Australia". 30 March 2012. Retrieved 26 May 2012.
- There's a New City in Town - vincent.wa.gov.au. Retrieved 7 July 2011.